SPAT stands for Sports & Physical Aptitude Test, a scholarship program started by Haryana Goverment to encourage sports at school level. For year 2013 , State Government is ready with SPAT 4th edition.
There would be seven tests to check the athletic potential in terms of agility, flexibility endurance and strength. These 7 tests are – 800 meter run, 30 meter race, 6×10 shuttle run, medicine ball throw, forward bend and reach, vertical high jump and standing broad jump. Scoring is age and gender responsive.
Student from the age group of 8-19 years can participate in SPAT 2013 from their schools.
Date of First Round of SPAT – 20th December 2012 to 5th January 2013. There would be three sport events only – 30 m flying race, 6×10 shuttle Run & Standing Broad Jump.
Date of Second Round of SPAT - 28th January 2013 to 6th February 2013. All 7 tests would take place : 30m Flying, 6 x 10m Shuttle Run, Forward Bend and Reach, Standing Broad Jump, Vertical Jump, Medicine Ball and 800m race .
3rd / Final Round of SPAT - 10th February 2013 to 15th February 2013. All 7 tests of SPAT will be administered – 30m Flying, 6 x 10m Shuttle Run, Forward Bend and Reach, Standing Broad Jump, Vertical Jump, Medicine Ball and 800m race. The third round of the SPAT will be conducted by the Department at District Head Quarter.
Successful candidates of 3rd round will have to go through a counseling session which will be organized by the Department at every district.
For complete information visit the officia website – SPAT 2013